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Edenhope & District Memorial Hospital (EDMH) is a small rural health service in western Victoria almost on the South Australian border, and one hour south of the Western Highway from Kaniva.
The hospital was founded in 1930 and occupied a small house. Over the years various re-locations, additions, renovations and expansions have occurred to provide the current services:
- 20 bed hospital
- Kowree Nursing Home - 18 bed High Care Residential Aged Care
- Lakes hostel - 22 bed Low Care Residential Aged Care
- Elsie Bennett Community Health Centre
- Medical Clinic – GP Family Practice
Opening Hours: 08.30 am to 5.00 pm Mon to Fri
After Hours Care: For emergency treatment either phone 000 or attend the hospital emergency entrance.
EDMH is a one-stop shop for health care in the surrounding community and provides a range of on-site services or hosts visiting services. Full details of services can be seen in the Services section of the website. The aim is to provide as many services in the community as possible to minimise the amount of travel that people need to undertake to stay healthy.
This is also a major focus of the 5-year Strategic Plan. People in the community are encouraged to provide feedback to EDMH about its strategic goals or any other health related issue that is important to them. All feedback is welcome and assists the health service to stay up to date about community needs, ideas, gaps in services and suggestions for improvement.
To contact us please visit Contact Us us on this website.
We look forward to hearing from you in the near future.
Is cancer affecting you?
Health professionals will be providing a free information sessions about ‘wellness and life after cancer’ in the Edenhope areaRead more...
It’s time to get rid of the elephant in the room
Cath McDonald EDMH Community Health Nurse has organised an evening to promote Women’s Health Week. The women from the area and beyond are invited to come along for a great evening on Monday the 19th of September at the Else Bennett Centre commencing at 6:15pm. The night which will provide a catch up, laughs, and an opportunity to get women talking about their health.Read more...
Meet the new EDMH Board Members
Last week the EDMH Board met and were very pleased to welcome two new board members, David Kennedy and Rosemary Medlock.
Tony Kealy we re-elected and has also taken up the role of board president.Read more...
Hospital Auxiliary continues to prove great support to the Hospital.
The Hospital Auxiliary works tirelessly every year raising funds for the Edenhope & District Memorial Hospital.
With this years AGM just around the corner they are putting the call out for anyone interested in pulling up their sleeves and joining the AuxiliaryRead more...